After years of competition, the electronics manufacturer finds a way to beat the iPad maker out of the game.
Stocks are lower after consumer confidence falls and a leading Democrat warns that there may not be enough time left to avoid a trip over the fiscal cliff.
Sometimes even long-term investors can play short-term trends.
Stocks are lower despite better than expected reports on US industrial production and Chinese manufacturing activity.
Stocks are lower, extending the slide that began late Wednesday following Ben Bernanke's press conference.
The list of outperforming sectors points to more good fortune next year, but it might not be advisable to back up the truck just yet.
With 2012 rapidly drawing to a close and the holiday shopping season in full swing, investors might consider looking at retailers.
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Investors are hoping the chain can emulate the rapid growth of Chipotle Mexican Grill.
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